Current bills in the Pennsylvania Legislature impacting on consumers and injured victims.
|Bill Number||Issue||What bill proposes|
|SB 9||CAPS on Jury Awards in Med Mal cases||Currently in House Judiciary Ctte. If enacted, would begin the process to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to permit the legislature to enact caps on jury awards in medical malpractice cases.|
|HB 1456||Auto Insurance||Raises the mandatory minimum for bodily injury from $15K-$30K to $25K - $50K.|
|HB 1458||Auto Insurance||Plain language bill; changes "Limited Tort" adn "Full Tort" to "Limited Right to Sue" and "Full Right to Sue".|
Extends the mandatory time that an injured worker has to see the company physician from 90 days to 180 days.